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UI to hold 2nd annual NEDA walk Saturday

UI to hold 2nd annual NEDA walk Saturday

By Stephanie Kim

April 15, 2015

More than 150 people will gather at the University Arboretum on Saturday morning for one cause: to raise awareness and support for those struggling with eating disorders. The University’s Counseling Center and McKinley Health Center are partnering with the National Eating Disorders Association, NEDA...

Moms Weekend activities that won’t break the bank

Moms Weekend activities that won’t break the bank

By Christina Oehler

April 6, 2015

Parents’ weekends are the most underrated weekends of the year. The dynamic of the relationship with my parents changed when I got to college; they were no longer the disciplinary force in my life, but they became my best friends.  I realized I have stopped trying to escape them like I did in high sc...

Alpha Phi Omega service fraternity introduces “Running for the Gold” 5K

April 9, 2014

Alpha Phi Omega service fraternity’s contributions to the Champaign-Urbana community range from assisting at nursing homes to participating in the Books to Prisoners program. But, for the first time, the fraternity will host a 5K to benefit the Special Olympics as well.  The 5K, titled “Running...